Illustrated Stories of Recovery

For this post, I am letting freelance writer Constance Ray tell illustrated stories of recovery, the stories of a few people who kicked the drug habit. Sadly, this issue has become ‘front and center’ on the national scene, with many … Continue reading

Some Springtime How-To Illustrations for Rodale

A while back, I created a series of springtime how-to illustrations for the Rodale Press Organic Life magazine. I thought it a good time to share these. It’s almost time to start thinking about getting back outside to the garden! Springtime … Continue reading

Honoring Colleagues with Employee Portraits

Employee portraits can boost company morale and prestige.   On my desk right now is a portrait drawing I’m working on for a Canadian company called Loyalty One. They have had a running campaign for several years in which valued … Continue reading

Some Outside Magazine Cooking Illustrations

A few years ago, I was hired to create a few spots for Outside magazine cooking illustrations. The article to be illustrated was all about outdoor cooking. Meat Illustration is Challenging The most challenging aspect of this assignment was the … Continue reading

Martha Stewart Illustrations | Christmas Pictures

Christmas in Pictures and Some Martha Stewart Illustrations A Holiday Card From the Sprouls to You My wife and me in a Holiday card, Rocking in the Season. Martha Stewart Illustrations from Christmas’s Past. I’ve done a lot of “How-to” … Continue reading

More Illustrations for Rodale Press

  Just a quick post with more spot illustrations for Rodale Press I did with Art Director Chris Gangi. These simple drawings were published in Rodale’s Organic Life magazine last January. Here is how the process played out: I received … Continue reading

More of My Worth Magazine Illustrations

For several years now, I have been illustrating various financial advisors for the pages of Worth Magazine. Today I present some more of my Worth Magazine illustrations. This publication is now up over 40 volumes to date. The assignment is … Continue reading

A Few Illustrations for Rodale Press

The Art Director Chris Gangi and I go way back. He first assigned illustration work to me back in the Nineties when he was at Garden Design magazine. More recently, Chris was A/D at Rodale Press. I created these spot … Continue reading

Currency Illustration for Imaginary Money

Currency Illustration is the next best thing to printing your own money Fantasy Currency Illustration Several summers ago, I was contracted to develop a detailed design for a start-up Tequila brand. The client wanted to produce custom, erzatz money to be used in … Continue reading

Automotive Illustration – The Art of the Automobile

I’m happy to present this post of automotive illustration, as it covers a lot of ground regarding my Illustrations, from distant past to recent times. The focus here is the Art of the Automobile. (Trucks, too!) Where to begin?… Mercedes … Continue reading